Happy Tuesday. A train derailed in Los Angeles because the tracks are so littered with trash from package theft. The photos are apocalyptic. You expect to see WALL-E roll through at any moment but he doesn’t. This is real.
In Case You Missed It.
🧑🏻💻 An update to Microsoft Teams will let users turn off their view of their video feed because no one likes to watch themselves look awkward in video meetings.
💤 Google Assistant changed its white noise sound and toddlers are freaking out about it.
🐋 A humpback whale in the Antarctic has been spotted tangled in fishing nets and activists are calling for changes to fishing practices. They say the whale is unlikely to survive like this.
🇮🇱 Former Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu is negotiating a plea bargain to end his corruption trial on conditions that would end his political career.
🇲🇽 A Mexican photojournalist was shot dead outside his home while he was in a state protection program.
📉 Stock futures are down ahead of this week’s quarterly earnings reports.
Poll Of The Day:
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- Tourists are now required to have a Covid booster if they want to visit Hawaii.
- All Covid restrictions in the UK could end on March 10 so Boris Johnson can party without consequence.
- An Israeli study shows that a fourth booster shot is not effective against Omicron infection.
- China is blaming Canada for its Omicron breakout.
- A new study shows that smell and taste loss in Covid is genetic.